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Discussion in 'A6/S6/Allroad forum (C5 Chassis)' started by dogsoldier, Jun 8, 2013.

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    Just bought it and am loving it. 2001 1.8T with 100k miles.

    Prosport Coilovers with BBS CH reps. Need to raise it slightly and get wider tyres on it....

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    Looks braw mate. Dont mean to be cheeky here but could u check a plug for me? The air intake temp sensor on inlet manifold? Just unplug it and have a look inside to see what colour it is?
    cheers martyn
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    Sorry mate Im not near it. Wont be till tomorrow will look then.
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    No hurry mate, would be appreciated.
    love the CH's btw :)
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    They are reps. Got some stretch on them too. Need to get some wider tyres. Am running 215 and want to up it to 225 but may need to raise it so Im not fouling the arches.
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    Looks to be sitting at a nice height. Mine is a big dog used to haul dogs lol
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    I find it knocks hard when I hit bumps...
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    Hi, welcome to audi-sport.net. Nice car. Where you located? Enjoy the forum. :) x
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    Am located in Bournemouth
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    For local meets with other forum members add yourself into the section that suits you. :) x

    Smaller (Local) Events
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    Did you get a chance to have a look at plug mate?
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    Is this the plug. It has a purple clip inside over a red plug. Hope this is the correct one.

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    No, the one top left of picture mate. Should be 2 wires. Its the Sensor held in by one alan bolt.
    cheers
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    Bugger. Sorry mate. Will look tomorrow as its dark now. Going to highten the pro sport coilovers and Ill look at it then.
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    Cheers mate, appreciate help
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    Sorry its taken so long but here is the sensor plug. Its purple.

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    Nice one mate. Mines a broon plug with purple inside.
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    Have you any idea where the OBD port is?
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    Under dash to the right as you face it in drivers seat

    moar pics please!
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    Just found it as you replied cheers.
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    hi and welcome.
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    Right gonna annoy you again since no one replied to my thread. Directly under the plug u checked for me is another tucked under inlet manifold. Can u tell what colour this one is? I'm trying to work out if something is swapped round or missing!! Any help is much appreciated.
    martyn
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    Will give it a look later bud as again Im not near it.
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